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Private 2 Day Tour to Egypt's Famous Royal Tombs and Temples

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    Pass By: Luxor Travels, 3 Al Qarna Rd 3, Al Qarna Rd, Luxor 85951 Egypt
    Day 1:

    In the morning you will be picked up from your hotel in central Luxor or harbor by an air-conditioned vehicle for a full guided trip of about 5 hours. First you will be transported to the Necropolis of Thebes, the Valley of the Kings on the West Bank of Luxor. This ancient necropolis is a must-see for Luxor travelers. There you visit four royal tombs, including the Tomb of Ramses, the Tomb of Horemheb, the Tomb of Merenptah and of course the Tomb of King Tut. The tomb of Tutankhamen is the only tomb in Valley of the Kings that was discovered nearly intact in 1922. The discoverer of his tomb was Howard Carter. Tut's famous golden mask is on display at the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, but here you have the opportunity to be amazed at the royal mummy of the young king.

    After visiting the tombs you will be transported to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Deir el Bahari), the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh. This queen was an ancestor of King Tutankhamen and belonged to the same dynasty. Afterwards, you will be taken to see the Colossi of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt which date back to the era of King Amenhotep III. He was the father of King Akhenaten and grandfather of King Tutankhamen. After touring the sites you will be transferred back to your hotel by an air-conditioned vehicle.

    Day 2:

    In the morning you will be picked up from your hotel in Luxor for a full guided day tour. First you will be transported to Karnak Temples in the East Bank of Luxor, where you will find the Temple of Amon, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak is a very inspiring site to visit. After Karnak you will be brought to Luxor Museum, which displays a unique collection of ancient items found in Luxor. Some items were found in Tutankhamun's tomb. You will also see several mummies.

    Afterwards, you visit Luxor Temple, which is dedicated to the Theben Triad of Amun-Ra, Mut and Khonsu. There you will see statues of Ramses the Great and the Avenue of Sphinxes. These ancient temples are a must-see for Luxor visitors. After touring the sites you will be transferred back to your hotel by an air-conditioned vehicle.

    Stop At: Tomb of King Tutankhamun (Tut), Valley of the Kings, Luxor Egypt
    Enjoy an 2 Days guided tour to explore the mysteries of ancient mythology, such as the mystery of King Tutankhamun, the most famous king in the world. This young king from the New Kingdom was around 10 years old when he ascended the throne and died when he was only 19. You will get the chance to be face to face with his royal mummy in his tomb in the Valley of the Kings
    Duration: 15 minutes

    Stop At: Valley of the Kings, Luxor City, Luxor 85511 Egypt
    Valley of the Kings. Also, visit other important royal tombs in the Valley of the Kings
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari, Kings Valley Rd Deir el-Bahari, Luxor 23512 Egypt
    After visiting the tombs you will be transported to the Temple of Queen Hatshepsut (Deir el Bahari), the only woman ever to reign over Egypt as Pharaoh. This queen was an ancestor of King Tutankhamen and belonged to the same dynasty.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Colossi of Memnon, Thebes, Luxor Egypt
    Afterwards, you will be taken to see the Colossi of Memnon, the two largest ancient statues in Egypt which date back to the era of King Amenhotep III. He was the father of King Akhenaten and grandfather of King Tutankhamen. After touring the sites you will be transferred back to your hotel by an air-conditioned vehicle
    Duration: 15 minutes

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.

    Day 2: Day 2:

    Stop At: Temple of Karnak, Luxor Egypt
    In the morning you will be picked up from your hotel in Luxor for a full guided day tour. First you will be transported to Karnak Temples in the East Bank of Luxor, where you will find the Temple of Amon, the Granite Scarbeus of Amenophis III and the Sacred Lake. Karnak is a very inspiring site to visit. After Karnak you will be brought to Luxor Museum,
    Duration: 2 hours

    Stop At: Obelisk of Thutmoses I, Luxor Egypt
    Obelisk of Thutmoses I

    The Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs,
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Obelisk of Queen Hapshetsut,, Karnak, Luxor Egypt
    The Obelisks of Queen Hatshepsut and Tutomosis I, the Temple of Amon adorned with lotus and papyrus designs,
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Luxor Museum, Center Corniche Ave, Luxor Egypt
    After Karnak you will be brought to Luxor Museum, which displays a unique collection of ancient items found in Luxor. Some items were found in Tutankhamun's tomb. You will also see several mummies.
    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Avenue of Sphinxes, between the Karnak and Luxor temples, Luxor Egypt
    Avenue of Shoinxes ,Spectacular avenue stretched from Luxor to Karnak, a distance of 3 kms. Today, its only a few hundred metres long but its very impressive.this avenue used to conect the Karnak templo and the Luxor templo.A six miles avenue with sphinxes in both sides of it.
    Duration: 10 minutes

    Stop At: Luxor Temple, Luxor 23512 Egypt
    Afterwards, you visit Luxor Temple, which is dedicated to the Theben Triad of Amun-Ra, Mut and Khonsu. There you will see statues of Ramses the Great and the Avenue of Sphinxes. These ancient temples are a must-see for Luxor visitors. After touring the sites you will be transferred back to your hotel by an air-conditioned vehicle.
    Duration: 1 hour

    No meals included on this day.
    No accommodation included on this day.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Luxor, Luxor, Nile River Valley
    Departure Time
    Please contact the local supplier for exact pickup time and location (contact details will be provided on your voucher)
    Duration
    2 days
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Bottled water
    • Qualified Egyptologist guide
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off (selected hotels only)
    • Private tour
    • Transport by air-conditioned vehicle
    • Entry/Admission - Tomb of King Tutankhamun (Tut)
    • Entry/Admission - Valley of the Kings
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el Bahari
    • Entry/Admission - Colossi of Memnon
    • Entry/Admission - Temple of Karnak
    • Entry/Admission - Obelisk of Thutmoses I
    • Entry/Admission - Obelisk of Queen Hapshetsut,
    • Entry/Admission - Luxor Museum
    • Entry/Admission - Avenue of Sphinxes
    • Entry/Admission - Luxor Temple
    Exclusions
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 12 April 2019 via mobile

    Our tour was fantastic. We got to see the incredible sights of Luxor and our guide Khalid was incredibly knowledgeable. Everything ran smoothly, we were picked up at our hotel at 8 o’clock and set off to see the sights. On the drive Khalid informed...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
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    Ragab-ElMotgalye, Manager at Luxor Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 8 June 2019

    Dear valued guests, Thank you so much for a 5 star review! We feel truly grateful that you considered your tour and our service to be excellent. All of our staff go out of their way to make sure all our guests are comfortable, safe...More

    Reviewed 31 December 2017

    My daughter and I were lucky enough to do this tour with Omar as our guide. He was very knowledgeable and enthusiastic about the subject material. On the first day, he picked us up exactly on time and took us through to the Valley of...More

    Date of experience: December 2017
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    Ragab-Elmotgalye, Manager at Luxor Travels, responded to this reviewResponded 12 February 2018

    Dear valued guests, Thank you very much for choosing Luxor Travels and for taking the time to share such a comprehensive review about your recent stay. It is gratifying to hear that Omar was able to help you have two wonderful, informative days. Your kind...More

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